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Lakeland Saga

Lakeland Saga This is the story of a family whose lives pivoted between the very English setting of the Lake District and the exoticism of Aleppo and Jerusalem. It touches on the family's connections with Arthur Ransome and his 'Swallows and Amazons', the Oxford world of Idealistic philosophy, and characters such as John Ruskin and Lawrence of Arabia.

Important places

Halab (27)
Lake District National Park (248)


Cumbria (310)
Aleppo (27)


Armenia (84)
United Kingdom (21,421)
Syria (352)

Other geographical areas

North West (956)
Western Asia (1,597)
North of England (7,026)